Hunt for mower thieves

SCARBOROUGH police are hunting thieves who stole a lawnmower from an allotment shed.

The Flymo machine was taken from a building in Johnson’s Field allotments, in Gildercliffe, between 6pm on Wednesday, May 16 and 9am on Thursday, May 17.

The thieves broke into at least eight sheds before taking the lawnmower.

Anyone who can help the police with their enquiries should contact PC Darrel Temple, of Scarborough Safer Neighbourhood Team, by phoning 101 and pressing option two.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 quoting reference number 12120078517.